April 22, 2017

5 Fun & Tasty Food Museums

Want to take your kids to a museum that’s fun, quirky, educational and all about one of their favorite (or not so favorite) foods? Then, stop in one of a handful of fun museums in the U.S. that are dedicated to food, whether the potato, the banana or even SPAM. Take a look at five museums worth checking out: Idaho […]

3 Ways to Vacation with Barbie

Do your kids like Barbie dolls or do they really like Barbie dolls? Meaning, are you willing to spend precious vacation time playing with dolls, going to Barbie-theme movie nights and sleeping on hot pink sheets? If the answer is yes, or even maybe, you may want to check out three vacation ideas for the Barbie lover(s) in your family. […]

6 Top Picks for Curious George Fans

Sure, I like Curious George as much as the next person, but I had no idea about the various stores, festivals, exhibits and art shows all dedicated to this curious little monkey. Clearly there is quite a following for George and the Man with the Yellow Hat (oh how I wish I knew his name). Take a look at these […]

A Water Park with a Twist (a Boeing 747 on Top)

I’m a fan of water parks. I like being able to unplug with my kids (read: put the iPhone down for an extended period of time). I like that I can bring a lunch that we can enjoy at picnic tables. I like that I don’t need to drive far to get to a water park. And now, I like […]

New Orleans: 5 Family-Friendly Activities

Mardi Gras is here, attracting thousands and thousands of people to the French Quarter of New Orleans. If you’ve never been to New Orleans, I can tell you that there is so much more to do beyond Mardi Gras. An aquarium, insectarium and even steamboat cruises make for a perfect time in New Orleans for families. Take a look at […]

7 Weird & Wacky Museums Your Kids Will Love

I love what my kids can learn from museums dedicated to art, history and science, but sometimes you just need to get off the beaten path and go to one of the weird and wacky museums that can be found in every corner of the country. Here are seven of my favorites that are worth checking out as a family. […]